Deane wins first round in Oman


James Deane won the first round of The ‘Oman Oil Marketing’ International Drift.

After what is described as a fantastic round full of heat and grueling battles, the current FD champion James Deane, Ireland, took the top spot on the podium.

Deane’s team mate and Formula Drift second runner up Piotr Wiecek, Poland, came in second and Ahmad Daham (Jordan) third.

These were also top qualifiers, with the difference that the order was Wiecek (96,67), Deane (96,33), Ali Maksheed third (89,33) and Daham fourth (89,00).

Next round of The ‘Oman Oil Marketing’ International Drift will be held on February 7-8.

Text: Christer Hägglund –
Photo: Oman Automobile Association